The two day Mahindra Quanto Weekend Escape was held on 13th and 14th July 2013. Flagged off from Mahindra Towers in Kandivali, Mumbai, the rally came to a conclusion at Sula Vineyard in Nashik where participants were rewarded with exquisite wine, food and entertainment among the most beautiful of settings.
Quanto owners took part in this test of Time, Speed and Distance, covering a distance of 240 kms through lush green landscape and monsoon rains as the convoy of Quanto’s wound their way through hills and valleys, past Kasara Ghats and Jawahar and Girnare to end at the scenic Beyond Resort at Sula Vineyards in Nasik. All participants on this weekend escape were wined and dined at the resort and got to relish the cool climate and guided tour through the vineyards. They were given a talk on wine making and got a chance to taste some of the fine wines prepared at the winery.
A prize distribution ceremony was also held at Sula Vineyards the following afternoon which brought to a close this test of Time, Speed and Distance rally which brought to the fore the uniqueness and versatility of the Mahindra Quanto SUV as a vehicle for an adventurous and fun loving segment of buyers.
Vivek Nayer, Chief Marketing Officer, Automotive Sector, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. said, “We were delighted to host the first edition of the ‘Quanto Weekend Escape’, trailing the Vineyard route to Nasik. The convoy of vehicles passed through some of the most picturesque and pristine locations and I am sure every participant enjoyed it. The weekend escape provides our customers an opportunity to be a part of an adventurous TSD rally and make the most of their weekends.” He added, “Events like this weekend escape, reinforce the versatility and uniqueness of the Quanto compact SUV which enables an active and fun lifestyle for its owners. Developed keeping in mind the evolving needs of our customers, the Quanto has already created a new category within the SUV segment.”